Alexandre Oliveira Tavares


Biography

Alexandre Oliveira Tavares holds a PhD. in Geological Engineering from Coimbra University, in the specialization of Environmental Geology and Land Use Planning He is an associate professor with Agregation in the School of Sciences and Technology. He is a researcher at the Centre for Social Studies, where he has been working in Risk Analysis and Management, Landscape Evolution and Land Use Planning, with focus on susceptibility mapping, natural resources management and public policies. He is a researcher of the Observatory of Risk (OSIRIS) of the Centre for Social Studies. Teacher in the interfaculty Mater in Social Dynamics, Natural and Technological Risks course and in the PhD interuniversity course in Territory, Risk and Public Policies. Head of the Earth Sciences Deparment of the FCTUC. Member of the Scientific Panel of the National Strategy for Adapting to Climate Change ENAAC 2020. Member of the National Platform for Disaster Reduction. Since 2019 Executive President of the Public Centro Litoral Water Company.


Latest Publications

Article in Scientific journal

Santos, Pedro Pinto; Pereira, Susana; Zêzere, José Luís; Tavares, Alexandre Oliveira; Reis, Eusébio; Garcia, Ricardo A.C.; Oliveira, Sérgio Cruz (2020), "A comprehensive approach to understanding flood risk drivers at the municipal level", Journal of Environmental Management, 260, 110127

Article in Scientific journal

Mota, Rui; Tavares, Alexandre Oliveira; Palrilha, Paulo; Antão, Daniel (2020), "VULNERABILIDADE TERRITORIAL, DISTRIBUIÇÃO, OPERACIONALIDADE E EFICIÊNCIA DE HIDRANTES NA GESTÃO DO RISCO DE INCÊNDIOS", Territorium, 27, 1, 113-132

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Article in Scientific journal

Sequeira, M.D.; Castilho, A.M.; Tavares, A.O.; Dinis, P. (2020), "Assessment of superficial water quality of small catchment basins affected by Portuguese rural fires of 2017", Ecological Indicators, 111, 105961

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